Half Square Antenna Tips and Tricks.

A properly designed and built Half-Square HF Antenna is compact and capable of delivering a bidirectional gain of approximately 3dB.

In this well-paced video, Peter Waters (G3OJV) shares some fascinating suggestions on how to maximize the performance of this simple HF antenna.

The "classic" Half-Square antenna is perfect for the ARRL Field Day, portable operations, or even for home station use.

If you can't see the video. please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYO8IeZhRAA.

Here are some comments from Peter (G3OJV):

The Half Square antenna is capable of fitting into a small space, and this 20m version offers 3dB gain in two directions. It requires only 10m garden length and can be configured to also operate on 40m, 15m and 10m as well as 20m. Even 80m operation is possible with a simple home made add-on. Our Original Video describing the 20n Half Square    • ULTIMATE SMALL GA...   Spider Pole https://www.hamradiostore.co.uk/?s=Sp... Build Your Own 49:1 UnUn    • Low Cost EFHW Ant...      • Low Cost EFHW Ant...  



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